The SetList Program allows you to search through the Grateful Dead's setlists for shows between 1965 and 1995. It also allows users to comment-on and share their experiences for each show. Find a show you've attended, and leave some comments for other users!

< Back · Home

1 Show Found

11/29/81
Pittsburgh Civic Arena - Pittsburgh, PA

Set 1:
Shakedown Street
Greatest Story Ever Told
Friend Of The Devil
C.C. Rider
Candyman
Me And My Uncle
Big River
Althea
Looks Like Rain
Might As Well

Set 2:
Samson And Delilah
Ship Of Fools
Lost Sailor
Saint Of Circumstance
He's Gone
Drums
Truckin'
Black Peter
Satisfaction

Encore:
U.S. Blues

Download/Listen to this Show at Archive.org

Comments:

The start of the winter tour w/the van rats from Jersey! Great time. Bobby used the guitar from Pete Townsend. He even did the windmill!!! Just the beginning of a great roadtrip!
-


this show was in a theatre style setting, where only half the arena was used. quite intimate for a dome.
-


My very first Dead show! My mom dropped me and a friend off out front. I was two weeks shy of my 16th birthday, great show...the first of many.

-


This was one of the best shows I ever went to. Shakedown great and jazzy. Small venue, intimate, good sound, good sets. Roadies came around after first set and confiscated tapes, so there are a lot of second sets around, not so many firsts. Been looking to get this show for a long, long time....
- (06/03/2007)


Black Peter,,,InDeed

- (02/05/2019)


Waiting for the bus to work in Selinsgrove, PA when some friends pulled up and said they'd give me a ride to work. Sneaky SOB's, they stole my face right off to Pittsburgh. They let me call out "sick" from work from a phone booth halfway there, while ramming the booth with Special Ed's power blue Pontiac wagon. Got to the parking area as the Pittsburgh PD confiscated a case of Heineken from the dudes parked further up, but managed a few beers (and other stuff) before show time. Left with a big smile . . best kidnapping I could imagine. Ed got the big "C" sometime after that and he took his life, but that show and that night will forever be etched in my memory.

- (01/28/2020)


.... thank you Sirius for sharing the 11/29/1981 Pittsburg, PA show with us today for the 12:00 Noon Hour ...

iko iko forever & a day
tyedyetom

- (01/20/2021)


Comment on this Show!

 

Band Configuration
(04/16/79 - 07/23/90)

Lead Guitar: Jerry Garcia
Rhythm Guitar: Bob Weir
Bass: Phil Lesh
Keyboards: Brent Mydland
Drums: Bill Kreutzmann
Drums: Mickey Hart

Note: Band configuration is across specified time period. Configuration for particular show may have differed.

The SetList Program is Copyright © 1996-2021 Madhu Lundquist. Band configurations compliments of .
Direct all questions/comments to
Send all corrections to